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Creators:
Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942
Dates:
1878-1932
Size:
200 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7090
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of correspondence with two newspaper clippings. Includes detailed discussion of the efforts of Grinnell and Merriam, through contacts with President Theodore Roosevelt and influential Congressmen, to bring about Federal investigation of charges of maladministration by the Indian Agent at the Blackfeet Reservation in 1903-4. It also contain...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Howard
Dates:
[ca. 1945-1977]
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.warshowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical data; writings; sketchbooks; sketches; teaching material; business records; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and miscellaneous material.

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Creators:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Lange, Yvonne, 1918-2003 (Director Emerita, Museum of International Folk Art)
Dates:
1975
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 4 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0197
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One copy in four volumes (872 pp.) of the typescript of Lange's dissertation "Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico (1975)" by Yvonne Lange. The dissertation, written for the Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania, attempts to analyse the phenomenon of the "santos" by describing its major features and to expla...

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Dates:
1799
1822
1891-1961
Level:
series
Size:
0.9 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 11-12, 17)
Collection ID:
AAA.grahjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of documents related to John Graham's military service, legal matters, medical history, family members, as well as three-dimensional artifacts belonging to Graham. Many of the documents in this series are in Polish or Russian, and typescript translations are often available. Translations appear to have been annotated and perha...

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Dates:
circa 1931-1962
Level:
series
Size:
1.4 Linear feet (Box 1-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.grahjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains address books, appointment books, contracts, receipts, banking documents, property inventories, stock records, tax records, notes, notebooks, wills and other legal documents, and scattered correspondence related to Graham's finances. Apart from the appointment books and inventories which are earlier, records in this series are ...

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Dates:
1986-1997
Level:
subseries
Size:
2 Linear feet (Boxes 8-9)
Collection ID:
AAA.cherburt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Chronological files contain mostly photocopies and seem to have been compiled by Chernow to organize information in the process of writing the Christos' biography. Files are named by the year in the life of Christo and Jeanne-Claude that they document, and they typically contain a chronology of events compiled from the Christo's appointment books, ...

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Dates:
1962-1999
Level:
series
Size:
1.5 Linear feet (Boxes 17-19)
Collection ID:
AAA.cherburt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains drafts of writings by Burt Chernow other than his biography of Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Most of his writings are in the form of articles, reviews, and lectures. Some writing projects include significant material in addition to drafts, including a lengthy unpublished article on the artist Arman, which includes drafts, research...

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Level:
file
Size:
(18 folders; 2 folders for 1983; see also: Acosta-Colñn, Marie; Arreguín, Alfredo; Gronk; INTAR; Lomas-Garza, Carmen; Montoya, José; Valdez, Patssi; Box 30)
Collection ID:
AAA.ybartoma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(see above, and: letter to TYF from Gloria Jaramillo, Curator of Collections, 04/27/1983, re. TYF's purchase of a ceramic by Richard and Graciela [Rios] and sales receipt; photocopy of letter to "Compañeros", from TYF, 09/30/1983; photocopy of letter to Mariano and Linda, from TYF, 09/30/1983; TYF's notes on issues concering the museum's Board of D...

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Dates:
1980
1870-1937
Level:
series
Size:
1.2 Linear feet (Boxes 1-4)
Collection ID:
AAA.gaywaltp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two 1929 photocopied letters from Gay to "Willie" provide an overview of Gay's life for an article the recipient was writing about Gay's birthplace, Hingham, Massachusetts.. Scrapbooks contain correspondence with Sarah Cooper-Hewitt, Royal Cortissoz, Ralph W. Curtis, Elsie De Wolfe, Henry James, Val Prinsep, Auguste Rodin, Edith Wharton, and other...